A Month Later, Casey Kasem Still Not Buried

Daughter says his wife hasn't made arrangements
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 16, 2014 8:59 AM CDT
In this Monday, Oct. 27, 2003 file photo, Casey Kasem accepts a radio icon award during the Radio Music Awards in Las Vegas.   (AP Photo/Joe Cavaretta, file)

(Newser) – A month after Casey Kasem's death, the family drama is far from over: The iconic DJ still hasn't been buried, a spokesperson for Kasem's daughter tells NBC News. Kasem's second wife, Jean, has the rights to his body, and she has yet to arrange for him to be moved from a morgue in Washington state, the spokesperson says. Kerri Kasem, Jean's stepdaughter, has previously said that her dad wanted to be buried at Los Angeles' Forest Lawn Cemetery. (More drama: Jean Kasem has also been accused of cheating on her dying husband.)

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